Amassing in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Amassing

present participle of amass

Short Example Sentences for Amassing

  • 1. Far from amassing wealth in his career he died poor. 🔊
  • 2. The first one devoted all his time to amassing wealth. 🔊
  • 3. He had believed that in amassing a great fortune he would find satisfaction. 🔊
  • 4. He pushed his mercantile business for years, amassing an immense fortune. 🔊
  • 5. One man amuses himself in amassing a fortune, and another in dissolving one. 🔊
  • 6. How much nobler it was, contrasted with Redworth's amassing of wealth! 🔊

How to use Amassing in Sentences?

  • 1. It is not only the most honest and honorable, but the surest means of amassing property. 🔊
  • 2. His fetich assisted in amassing a fortune several times over, but it did not retain it for him. 🔊
  • 3. The authorities are excellent at amassing facts, though they do not always use them to advantage. 🔊
  • 4. At first I worked among the mines, amassing money so fast as even to astonish myself. 🔊
  • 5. Prosperity in general is a different question and deals with different matters than the amassing of wealth for your individual pocket. 🔊
  • 6. Induction is treated as beginning and ending with the amassing of facts, of particular isolated pieces of information. 🔊
  • 7. Once in motion, the process worked in the same admixed, interconnected way as it did in the amassing of contemporary large fortunes. 🔊
  • 8. It may be admitted that the man amassing millions is a bit of an idiot; but it may be asked in what sense does he rule the modern world. 🔊
  • 9. Your soul is great, noble, ready to dispense with treasures, and incapable of lowering itself to the care of amassing them. 🔊
  • 10. Mike took John down to his coal-docks, with which he was amassing a fortune, and explained their workings. 🔊
  • 11. My whole life has been spent in amassing wealth, to enrich one only son, whom I doted on to distraction. 🔊
  • 12. They have a shrewd talent which secures a fortune, and which keeps them closely at the work of amassing from their youngest years until they are old. 🔊
  • 13. Mazarin was bent on amassing riches for himself and would not untie the purse-strings even for those gala-days on which the court was expected to be gorgeous. 🔊
  • 14. They went back to Antigua by another route, somewhat less difficult, fighting and making peace as before, and amassing treasure the while. 🔊
  • 15. He inherited the property from his father, and had taken no share in amassing the very large sum of money he found himself in possession of at an early age. 🔊
  • 16. Considerable sums flowed into his exchequer that were never used for their destined purpose, but the duke cannot be justly accused of actual bad faith in amassing them. 🔊
  • 17. Mr. Cutler was an energetic young broker, and report said that he was rapidly amassing a fortune, and ere long would be rated rich among rich men. 🔊
  • 18. The workmen of the suburbs, on their side, were secretly amassing that great number of cartridges which enabled them later to sustain so long a contest. 🔊
  • 19. The Venetians remained many years at the Tartar court, and at length, after amassing much wealth, felt constrained to return home. 🔊
  • 20. A young German who had come to Brunford a few years before, and who had succeeded in amassing a fortune, was called home by his Government. 🔊
  • 21. Here are collected, for security, the treasures of the monarch which have been amassing since the re-establishment of the kingdom, one hundred and fifty years since. 🔊
  • 22. The large mass of slime moves about, amassing the moisture of the collective, until it finds a more hospitable region of forest, and then breaks up again into individual creatures. 🔊
  • 23. He says he wants to feel that he is wronging no man by amassing wealth out of the half-paid labor of their best years, and that he is satisfied with an equal and reasonable share of the labor and capital invested. 🔊